Professional & Scientific Staff
Tim Youngquist email@example.com
Curious about water quality, perennial crops, finding space for wildlife habitat within agricultural systems
Hobbies: native plant propagation, ecological restoration, old house preservation, chickens, time with my family
Jared Flater firstname.lastname@example.org | twitter
Postdoctoral Researcher, Ph.D. in Agriculture Biosystems Engineering from ISU in 2020
Curious about healthy soil microbiomes, belowground systems, improving agriculture through soil biology.
Hobbies: running (esp. long distance), hiking and camping with wife and dog, conservation/naturalism
Cole Dutter email@example.com
Postdoctoral Researcher, Ph.D. in Soil Science and Sustainable Agriculture from ISU 2022
Curious about cropping systems, soil health, farming externalities and sustainable agriculture.
Hobbies: beekeeping, backpacking, cycling, gardening and reading
Toby Adjuik firstname.lastname@example.org | google scholar | twitter
Postdoctoral Researcher, Ph.D. in Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering from U. of Kentucky 2022
Curious about soil greenhouse fluxes, process-based and machine learning modeling, and soil amendments.
Hobbies:cooking, listening to podcasts, soccer, and working out
Derrick Kapayou email@example.com | twitter
M.S. in candidate in Sustainable Agriculture and M.A. in Anthropology
Curious about intercropping, soil health, cultures, effects of climate change, and sustainable agriculture
Hobbies: playing mini golf, skydiving, fishing, painting, cooking, and bicycling.
Ala Khaleel firstname.lastname@example.org | google scholar | twitter
Ph.D. Student in Soil Science and Environmental Science
Curious about soil health and water quality, deep soil organic C, and C & N cycling related enzymes.
Hobbies: reading, camping, hiking, birdwatching, basketball, cooking, music, piano, time with my family.
Jessica Nelson email@example.com
Ph.D. Student in Soil Science & Sustainable Agriculture
Curious about the plant-microbe-soil interactions, building resiliency, and producing more balanced food.
Hobbies: gardening, traveling, hiking, training, healthy food, crystal collecting, and spending time with animals.
Reid Barker firstname.lastname@example.org
M.S. in Soil Science & Environmental Science
Curious about soil conservation, water conservation, and water quality.
Hobbies: hunting, fishing, archery, guitar, cooking, gardening, and woodworking.
Max Eness email@example.com
Ph.D. in Soil Science
Curious about the relationship between yield and sustainability, ag-based climate solutions and how plants influence their own environment.
Hobbies: games of all sorts, fencing, wood working and all things history.
Mila Victorio Pessotto firstname.lastname@example.org
Ph.D. in Agronomy
Curious about sustainable production systems, cover crops, soil fertility and soil health
Hobbies: reading, barbecuing, and spending time with family and friends
Christar Kin email@example.com
B.S. in Biological Systems Engineering
Curious about sustainability and decreasing environmental effects of the bioeconomy
Hobbies: reading, card games, raising water awareness, exploring nature, taking pictures of clouds.
Malcolm St Cyr firstname.lastname@example.org | twitter
B.S. in Agronomy
Curious about soil formation and fertility, and using combination to manage soil-plant interactions.
Hobbies: discovering historical figures/places by reading or traveling, watching movies/documentaries, listening to music, and having conversations.
Sydney Pottebaum email@example.com
B.S. in Independent Studies
Curious about water quality, sustainability, and the relationship between soil and climate change.
Hobbies: running, swing dancing, and puzzles/games
Rebekah Veldboom firstname.lastname@example.org
B.S. in Environmental Science
Curious about about land and water use, prairie conservation, and biodiversity in soils and plant communities
Hobbies: outdoor adventures, reading, listening to music, piano, and tennis
...this could be you